It is worrying to learn of attempts to breach security at Woodlands Checkpoint ("Malaysian arrested for failing to stop at Woodlands Checkpoint"; Tuesday).
In the most recent case, the motorist was unable to produce his travel document. How then could he have cleared immigration on the Malaysian side? I hope the Singapore authorities can work closely with their Malaysian counterparts to conduct a thorough investigation.
Both sides should tighten clearance procedures to prevent such incidents.
Letter by Muhammad Dzul Azhan Haji Sahban
This article was published on April 25 in The Straits Times.
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